We currently accept children as young as birth for our wait list. We maintain lists by age and contact parents a few times a year by email to confirm they are still interested. In February, our current families re-enroll, and then we call families from the commitment forms in the order of their submissions.
24 months by September 30th
Older 2s and younger 3s
3 years old by May 15
4 years old by August 15
Payments are made over 10 months.
$135 Non-refundable Registration Fee and $100 for additional siblings.
$100 fee for music and atelier supplies that is added to your tuition total and billed with your regular tuition.
Additional siblings receive a $100 discount off tuition.
There is a 2% discount for paying by automatic bank withdrawal and a 3% discount for paying in-full.
Doors open at 9:05
The Twinklers, Starshine Friends, Moonbeams,
and Sunbeams 9:15 - 12:15
Rainbow Kids 9:15 - 12:30
Please walk your child to the gate closest to your their classroom and sign your child into class. Temperatures will be taken with touchless thermometers and parents will be asked several questions. Hands will be sprayed with sanitizer at the gate. Parents will not be allowed past the gates.
We make these requests when arriving
Forward facing car seat- Children age one through three, and weighing more than twenty pounds, must be secured in a child safety seat in a forward facing position in the rear seat area.
Children age four through eight, and measuring less than four feet nine inches (4.9") in height, must be secured in a belt-positioning booster seat system in the rear area.
CLOTHING, PERSONAL BELONGINGS
Please mark all clothing and belongings with your child's name. Dress your child comfortably for school in play clothes. We use messy art materials everyday and we are outside everyday.
Physical punishment is not used at school! If there is a problem, we use it as an opportunity to reinforce relationship skills, verbal skills, problem solving skills, and compassion for one's neighbor. If there is a persistent problem, we will work with you on further courses of action to help your child regain control of his/her behavior. Our focus is on positive behavior and strengths, praise and encouragement of appropriate behavior, and redirecting the child's attention to alternative activities.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION CODE
GOOD FAITH STATEMENT
Highland Plaza United Methodist Preschool is committed to providing quality care to every enrolled child and will continue to do so as long as the child's and other children's needs can be met. Modifications in teaching strategies and learning environment will attempted, and we will consult with the family and seek recommendations from appropriate specialists to maximize the potential of the child to benefit from the program. If, after implementing these strategies, the child's current needs cannot be met, or the child is seriously jeopardizing the ability of the other children to benefit from the program, the preschool staff will attempt to identify a more appropriate setting and services, and assist the family in placing their child